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A case report of adult croup: a new old problem.
|Title:||A case report of adult croup: a new old problem.|
|Authors:||Nakayama, John M|
|Issue Date:||Sep 2005|
|Abstract:||Larnygeotracheobronchitis is a common disease of childhood most often associated with infection by parainfluenza virus. Although rare, adult cases have been reported. Adult croup presents similarly to the childhood version; however, the severity is usually much worse, often leading to hospitalization. Presented is the case of an 80-year-old woman with croup, which is the twelfth reported in the English literature.|
|Appears in Collections:||Hawaii Medical Journal Articles For 2005|
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